Scar Revision + Scar Removal

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What Results Can I Expect from Scar Revision Surgery?

I had a botched surgery that left me with horrible scars around my face and ears. Is scar revision surgery my only option for improving the scars? Are... READ MORE

Fruit to Fix Scars?

I've heard some people talk about papaya and pineapple being helpful is healing scars (and other body abrasions). Is there any science behind... READ MORE

C-Section Scar Revision- What's The Cost? Is Surgery My Only Option?

I have a C-Section scar that is crooked, too high and is indented in some areas. Im 5'3" & 105 lbs. The scar is now 9 mon old. Its very... READ MORE

Stitch marks/railroad tracks?

I had a scar revision done from a botched mole removal, to remove dog ear and depressed scar. I had stitches removed day 6 and there are railroad... READ MORE

UPPER LIP SCAR REVISION: WHAT CAN BE DONE? My upper lip scarred after a burn. Cortisone shots did not improve the scar. (photos)

I went to a plastic surgeon for a consultation. The biggest part of the ( burn) scar is approximately in the middle of my upper lip. The rest of the... READ MORE

Is Scar Revision an Option to Improve 24-year-old Gastroschisis Scar? (photo)

I was born in 1989 with gastroschisis - a birth defect that compromised the development of my abdominal wall. Is scar revision an option for me? When... READ MORE

Professional Dancer With A Scar. Desire Scar Revision? (photo)

Hello! I am desiring Scar Revision from a 28 year-old transverse scar on my abdomen. I had Bowel Disease called Necrotizing Enterocolitis as a... READ MORE

What can be done for a cosmetic defect of the buttocks donor site from a full-thickness skin graft? (photo)

Several years ago I had 2 full-thickness skin grafts both taken from under my buttocks for scar revision elsewhere on my body. From what I know of... READ MORE

Can Brachioplasty (Arm Lift) Scars (Incisions) Be Moved Several Years After Surgery?

My P/S admitted after my surgery that he had only done one other brachioplasty before. He placed the incisions on the middle back of my arms from the... READ MORE

3-yr-old daughter's gash on her forehead was repaired in the E.R. but after healing, the scar is wide and looks terrible (Photo)

My 3-yr-old daughter's pediatrician sent her to the E.R. for a repair of a gash on her forehead.The on-duty physician said there was no need to use a... READ MORE

What is serial excision?

Hi, I had never heard of this scar revision technique before but have just come across it and it is of some interest to me. I have researched it but... READ MORE

I had a c-section/hysterectomy due to placenta accreta. What steps do I take to remove this unsightly incision/scar? (photo)

How soon after surgery should I begin to actively try and get rid of the scar from incision for best results? What kind of procedure would get rid of... READ MORE

Chicagoland Docs Good With Scar Revision of Indented Liposuction Scars? (photo)

I had lipo done to my calves.My calves look great-happy with results but not happy with the indented scars.3 of 8 incisions are indented.The incisions... READ MORE

Scar revision after melanoma in situ surgery? (photos)

I had a melanoma in situ removed from my jawline almost 3 months ago. The area that it was removed did not have a lot of tissue to begin with and now... READ MORE

Scar revision spread apart, why?

I had a scar revision on my cheek that widen even with a 2 layered sutures (One deep absorbable sutures and another on the surface. My doctor sutured... READ MORE

Wait time before subcision?

I had a scar revision performed a couple of months ago and now the surgical scar is depressed. The scar line looks good, but now depressed. How long... READ MORE

Scar Revision - What is the criteria and timing to have a traumatic nose scar surgically revised?

6 weeks ago I suffered an impact injury to the nose which left a 1 cm x 0.5 cm scar. The wound was very deep but could not be stitched. Been treating... READ MORE

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